The SWESA Weekly News Bulletin profiles upcoming programs and events, and highlights the latest happenings at SWESA.  It is published on this page on Fridays for the following week, optionally emailed to SWESA members, and paper copies are available at Yellowbird East Community Hall and the Terwillegar Rec Centre.

The latest news on Covid 19 Vaccination (originally posted on February 5, 2021, updated on March 4, 2021)

  • CLICK HERE for the Alberta Health Services vaccine information.
    • Note: AHS is receiving reports of a phone scam where Albertans over 75 are told they can book their COVID-19 immunizations for a fee. AHS will never ask for payment. Please hang up immediately and report the call to the non-emergency police line at 780-423-4567.
  • CLICK HERE for Alberta Blue Cross information on the pharmacies offering vaccine, posted on February 24, 2021.
  • The Edmonton Journal newsletter “GroundWork” is written for seniors.
    • CLICK HERE for an updated Guide to the Vaccine Rollout, posted on February 24, 2021.
    • CLICK HERE for “Countering vaccine hesitancy with honesty, respect and the facts”, posted on February 16, 2021.
    • CLICK HERE for “Beginning the week of March 15 those between the ages of 65 and 74 can book vaccine appointments”, posted on March 4, 2021.
  • PostMedia (The Edmonton Journal) is taking a survey of seniors 70 plus for their new pilot project on engagement journalism (posted on January 26, 2021).


Click here to subscribe to our weekly news bulletin.

Click here to display the Winter 2020 Program Guide (PDF file).



Our First Newsletter